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The Abinger Papers

Correspondence and papers of the Godwin and Shelley families, chiefly William Godwin (1756-1836), philosopher and author; with the correspondence and papers of his family, including his wife, the novelist and essayist Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-97); daughter, the author Mary Shelley (1797-1851); her husband, the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822); and Mary and Percy Bysshe Shelley's son Sir Percy Florence Shelley (1819-89), and his wife, Jane, Lady Shelley (d. 1899)
Extents: 206 shelfmarks
Dates: 1780-1937
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Agreement between Alexander Pope and Bernard Lintot

Agreement between Alexander Pope and Bernard Lintot, 23 March 1714.
Shelfmark: MS. Don. a. 6
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 23 March 1714-1720
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Album containing water-colours, mainly of landscapes, with a few verses and engravings

Album containing water-colours, mainly of landscapes, with a few verses and engravings, 19th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. d. 33
Extents: 56 Leaves
Dates: 19th century
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Album of Louisa Powles (later Mrs. Matthew Plummer) containing verse and sketches

Album of Louisa Powles (later Mrs. Matthew Plummer) containing verse and sketches
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 181
Extents: 124 Leaves
Dates: 1827-1836
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Album of manuscript verse by Caroline de Crespigny, Thomas Medwin and other contemporary English and German poets, with some original drawings and watercolours

Caroline de Crespigny’s album is made up predominantly of original autograph verse by herself, Thomas Medwin and the German poets they encountered and translated. Tipped in, pinned or loosely inserted are also original drawings and watercolours, together with cut-outs and press cuttings, and one music manuscript. As far as it has been possible to establish, her own verses are unpublished. A number of other pieces remain unidentified.
Shelfmark: MS. 11916
Extents: 1.0 volume
Dates: 1838-1861, n.d.
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Album of Mary Barker

Album of Mary Barker
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. poet. d. 36
Extents: 119 Leaves
Dates: Compiled c. 1813-1841
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Amended typescript by Peter Bladen, 'The Septangle. A Poetical Symposium'

Amended typescript by Peter Bladen, 'The Septangle. A Poetical Symposium', completed
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 2571/1-3
Extents: 402 Leaves
Dates: 1991
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'An Anatomie for the Poore in Spirit Or the Case of an afflicted Conscience layed open by Example'

'An Anatomie for the Poore in Spirit Or the Case of an afflicted Conscience layed open by Example'
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 154
Extents: 50 Leaves
Dates: Written about A.D. 1608
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Archive of C. Day-Lewis [pseudonym Nicholas Blake] and his wife Jill Balcon

The archive of the poet and novelist C. Day-Lewis [pseudonym Nicholas Blake] (1904-1972) and his wife, the actress Jill Balcon (1925-2009).
Extents: 9.3 Linear metres (66 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1928-2009; 1778-2009
Collection

Archive of Frederick Louis MacNeice

Papers of the poet and playwright Frederick Louis MacNeice (1907-1963), with papers of Hedli MacNeice, née Anderson (1907-1990)
Extents: 10.17 Linear metres (76 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1917-1989; n.d.
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Archive of Geoffrey Tillotson

Archive of Geoffrey Tillotson
Extents: 0.75 Linear metres (9 boxes)
Dates: 1935-1964
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Archive of Jenny Joseph

Correspondence and literary papers of the poet and writer Jenny Joseph, author of the poem 'Warning', 1945-2017.
Extents: 20.0 Linear metres (133 physical shelfmarks, 84 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1945-2017
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Archive of John Everett Butt

Correspondence and notes of John Everett Butt, 1932-64.
Extents: 0.75 Linear metres (5 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1932-64
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Archive of Michael Sayers

Archive of Michael Sayers (1911-2010), writer
Extents: 12.45 Linear metres (88 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1878, c. 1922-2015
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Archive of Mick Imlah

Archive of the poet and literary critic Michael Ogilvie ('Mick') Imlah (1956-2009).
Extents: 4.5 Linear metres (28 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1944-2009
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Archive of Robert Seymour Bridges

Archive of Robert Seymour Bridges, Poet Laureate, 1865-1969.
Extents: 13.2 Linear metres (137 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1865-1969
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Archive of Robert Stephen Hawker

Archive of Robert Stephen Hawker
Extents: 1.67 Linear metres (31 boxes)
Dates: 1807-1965
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Archive of the Noel, Byron and Lovelace Families

Papers of Annabella, Lady Byron (1792-1860), including papers of her parents, Sir Ralph and Judith Milbanke (later Noel), papers of her daughter, Ada Byron (later Lady Lovelace), and her grand-children, Ralph King (2nd Earl of Lovelace) and Anne Blunt.
Extents: 50.6 Linear metres (460 Shelfmarks)
Dates: 1669-1930
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Archive of Wilfred Owen and family members

Papers and autograph manuscripts of Wilfred Owen (1893-1918), poet, with papers of other family members.
Extents: 7.7 Linear metres (70 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: c.1820-2003, n.d.
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Article by Thomas Woolner, 'James Chambers, a beggar poet'

Article by Thomas Woolner, 'James Chambers, a beggar poet'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 660
Extents: 55 Leaves
Dates: June 1887

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Literature 134
Poetry 107
20th century 69
19th century 64
18th century 43
Poets 43
17th century 35
English poetry 17
English poetry -- 20th century 17
16th century 12
21st century 11
English literature 11
English literature -- 20th century 11
Latin poetry 8
Literature -- Translations 8
Correspondence 7
Letters 7
Literature -- 20th century 7
Authors 6
Latin literature 6
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Political satire 6
Greek literature 5
Literary criticism 5
Oxford (England) 5
Poetry -- 20th century 5
University of Oxford 5
Classical literature 4
English poetry -- 21st century 4
Manuscripts 4
Poetry, Greek 4
Religion 4
Religious poetry 4
Sermons 4
War poetry 4
Authors, Classical 3
Bible 3
Cricket 3
Diaries 3
English literature -- 19th century 3
English poetry -- Women authors 3
Essays 3
France 3
French literature 3
Lectures and lecturing 3
Letters -- 20th century 3
London (England) 3
Music 3
Playwriting -- Drama 3
Poems 3
Poetry, English 3
Poetry, Italian 3
Poets -- 20th century 3
Poets, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence 3
Religious literature, English 3
Scholars 3
Antiquarians 2
Autographs 2
Bible -- O.T. -- Psalms 2
Children's literature 2
Drama 2
English literature -- 18th century 2
Epic poetry 2
German literature 2
Great Britain -- History 2
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 2
Illumination of books and manuscripts 2
Ireland 2
Italian literature 2
Latin prose literature 2
Law 2
Poetry, English -- 18th century 2
Poetry, English -- 19th century 2
Poets, English -- 18th century 2
Publishing 2
Radio broadcasting -- Great Britain 2
Songs 2
Theater 2
University of Oxford -- Students 2
World War, 1914-1918 2
x - 15th century 2
Anabaptists 1
Artists' Book 1
Authors -- 19th century 1
Authors -- 20th century 1
Autographs -- Collections 1
Ballads 1
Bible -- N.T. 1
Biography 1
Biography -- 18th century 1
Biography -- 19th century 1
Bodleian Library 1
Books 1
Charlbury | Oxfordshire | SP 3519 1
Christianity 1
Church 1
Church of England -- Clergy 1
Classical languages 1
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
Commonplace books 1
Concordances 1
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Indexed names
Blunden | Edmund Charles | 1896-1974 | poet 7
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 5
Larkin | Philip Arthur | 1922-1985 | poet 4
Swinburne | Algernon Charles | 1837-1909 | poet 3
Williams | Charles | 1886-1945 | author 3
Beddoes | Thomas Lovell | 1803-1849 | poet and physiologist 2
Carew | Thomas | 1594-1640 | Poet 2
Gibson | Wilfrid Wilson | 1878-1962 | Georgian poet 2
Lewis | Cecil | Day- | 1904-1972 | poet and novelist 2
Pitter | Ruth | 1897-1992 | poet 2
Pope | Alexander | 1688-1744 | Poet 2
Pope | Alexander | 1688-1744 | poet 2
Sassoon | Siegfried | 1886-1967 | poet 2
Shelley | Mary Wollstonecraft | 1797-1851 | née Godwin | writer 2
Shelley | Percy Bysshe | 1792-1822 | poet 2
Shelley | Sir | Percy Florence | 1819-1889 | 3rd Baronet 2
Southey | Robert | 1774-1843 | poet, journalist, and biographer 2
Warton | Joseph | 1722-1800 | Critic 2
Woolner | Thomas | 1825-1892 | Sculptor and Poet 2
Addison | Joseph | 1672-1719 | poet and statesman 1
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Adimari | Lodovico | 1644-1708 | poet 1
Alabaster | William | 1567-1640 | Latin Poet and Canon of St Paul's 1
Aldrich | Henry | fl 1685-1710 | sub-dean and dean of Christ Church 1
Alighieri | Dante | 1265-1321 | poet 1
Amis | Sir | Kingsley William | 1922-1995 | Knight | novelist and literary critic 1
Anderton | James | 1557-1613 | Religious controversialist also known as John Brereley 1
Aristotle | 384-322 BC | Greek philosopher 1
Armiger | Miles Christian | fl. 20th century 1
Ashbaugh | Dennis | 1946- | Artist 1
Atterbury | Francis | 1662-1732 | Bishop of Rochester 1
Auden | Wystan Hugh | 1907-1973 | poet and writer 1
Augurellus | Johannes Aurelius | d. 1524 1
Augustine | d 604 | Saint, first Archbishop of Canterbury 1
Baker | Mary | fl. 1813-1841 1
Balcon | Jill Angela Henriette | 1925-2009 | actress and broadcaster 1
Banks | J. C. | fl. 1810-1822 1
Beaumont | fl 1688-1730 | Nonconformist 1
Begos | Kevin | Publisher 1
Belloc | Joseph Hilaire Pierre | 1870-1953 | writer and historian 1
Benlowes | Edward | 1602-1676 | poet 1
Bennett | Arnold | 1867-1931 | Writer 1
Betham | William | 1749-1839 | Antiquary and clergyman 1
Binyon | Laurence | 1869-1943 | Poet and art historian 1
Bishop | Elizabeth | b 1763 | nee Wollstonecraft 1
Bladen | Peter | 1922-2001 | Poet 1
Bliss | Philip | 1787-1857 | Antiquary and Editor 1
Bowra | Sir | Maurice | 1898-1971 | Knight | scholar 1
Bracton | Henry de | c 1210-1268 | Judge, Chancellor of Exeter Cathedral 1
Bridger | R. Lowther | fl. 1905-1918 1
Bridges | Edward Ettingdene | 1892-1969 | civil servant 1
Brooke | Rupert Chawner | 1887-1915 | Poet 1
Bruce | John | 1802-1869 | Antiquary 1
Butt | John Everett | 1906-1965 | Professor of English Literature at Edinburgh 1
Buxton | John | 1912-1989 | Scholar, university teacher, poet, and ornithologist 1
Byron | Anne Isabella | 1792-1860 | Baroness Wentworth | Social reformer, philanthropist 1
Byron | George Gordon | 1788-1824 | | 6th Baron Byron | poet 1
Casey | George Edward Comerford | 1846-1912 | clergyman, teacher and writer 1
Chaucer | Geoffrey | c 1340-1400 | Poet 1
Church of England | Diocese of London | Consistory Court 1
Clare | John | 1793-1864 | Poet 1
Clayton | Roderick Edward | fl 1990 1
Coles | Jenny | nee Joseph | 1932-2018 | writer 1
Congreve | William | 1670-1729 | Dramatist 1
Cooper | J.G. | fl 1745-1762 1
Cozens | Emily | fl 1880 1
Crabbe | George | 1754-1832 | Poet 1
Crespigny | Caroline de | 1798-1861 | poet 1
Daman | Charles | 1813-1895 | clergyman 1
Davids | Roy | 1942-2017 | book dealer, collector, writer 1
Davis | Sir | Rupert Charles | Hart- | 1907–1999 | publisher and writer 1
Desaguliers | John Theophilus | 1683-1744 | natural philosopher and engineer 1
Dixon | G. | fl. 1809 1
Dodds | Eric Robertson | 1893-1979 | classical scholar 1
Dodsley | Robert | 1703-1764 | Poet, dramatist and bookseller 1
Donne | John | 1573-1631 | Dean of St Paul's, poet 1
Drinkwater | John | 1882-1937 | Poet and playwright 1
Dryden | John | 1631-1700 | poet, playwright, and critic 1
Dyer | George | 1755-1841 | Poet 1
Edgley | J. A. C | fl. 1889 1
Edwardes | Edward Joshua | fl 1900-1916 | translator 1
Edwards | Henry | fl 1885-1888 | Rector of Banningham, Norfolk 1
Eliot | Thomas Stearns | 1888-1965 | poet 1
England and Wales | Exchequer 1
England and Wales | Royal Navy 1
Eton College 1
Evans | Frank | 1926-2017 | marine biologist 1
Fanshawe | Sir | Richard | 1608-1666 | 1st Baronet | Diplomat and Author 1
Firth | Sir | Charles Harding | 1857-1936 | Knight | historian 1
Fisher | John | c.1469-1535 | Saint | bishop of Rochester, cardinal, and martyr 1
Fitzwilliams | John | fl 1600-1699 | Nonjuror 1
Flecker | Herman James Elroy | 1884-1915 | Poet and Dramatist 1
Fleming | Robert | ? 1660-1716 | Presbyterian Minister 1
Florian | Jean-Pierre Claris de | 1755-1794 | Poet and romance writer 1
Forman | A. W. | fl. 1895-1925 1
French Protestant Church 1
Gibson | William | 1948- | Author 1
Gilbert | Davies | 1767-1839 | Cornish engineer, author and politician 1
Glass | Jesse | b. 1954 | poet, artist and folklorist 1
Godwin | Mary Jane | 1768-1841 | formerly Clairmont | nee de Vial | translator and bookseller 1
Godwin | William | 1756-1836 | philosopher and novelist 1
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Language
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1
Cornish 1
Dutch; Flemish 2
English 156
French 8
German 6
Irish 1
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 9
Greek, Modern (1453-) 6
Italian 6
Latin 31
Portuguese 1
Russian 1
Welsh 2